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Keeping Up With the Joneses

Watch Nora H. Hope, McGill University, present her research on "Keeping Up with the Joneses: How Friends' Perfectionism Spurs Extrinsic Aspirations" at the 2014 APS Annual Convention in San Francisco. ... More>


Will the Great Recession Spawn Humble CEOs?

New findings suggest that formative experiences in early adulthood might help shape how important, special, and entitled CEOs ultimately become. ... More>


Serving Your Subordinates

A servant leadership philosophy is increasingly being embraced in the professional world as organizations adopt people-centered management practices. ... More>


Your Personality and Career Sculpt Each Other

Some people seem destined for their careers just by virtue of their personality traits and ambitions. But could the opposite also be true? Could our jobs actually affect our personalities? ... More>


Your Personality Might Not be Suitable for Telework

Telework technology doesn’t guarantee productivity from every off-site employee. A recent study has found links between certain personality traits and teleworker “cyberslacking.” ... More>